After a difficult start to the new season in the league, the focus of the Bianconeri stars turns to Europe’s elite competition. The Bianconeri will be hopeful to register their first victory of the season and get the fans smiling again.
The Italian and Juventus wonder-kid Frederico Chiesa suffered a muscular problem in the past international break and will miss the UCL opener against Malmo. Max Allegri however hopes to have him back on the weekend vs Milan.
Arthur Melo is still out due to his knee surgery and hasn’t returned to training yet. There’s no confirmation date for him to return back at Continassa with the squad.
Kaio Jorge is another absentee for this clash. The Brazilian is yet to make his debut for the Bianconeri.
Paulo Dybala, Rodrigo Bentancur, Danilo, Alex Sandro and Juan Cuadrado are all available for the fixture after missing the game on the weekend vs Napoli in Serie A due to international duty.
Predicted Strating Xi: Szczesny, Danilo, Bonucci, De Ligt, Alex Sandro, Locatelli, Bentancur, Rabiot, Cuadrado, Morata, Dybala.